A Voyage Towards the South Pole, And Round the World. Performed in His Majesty's Ships the "Resolution" and "Adventure" in the years 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775. Written by James Cook, in which is included Captain Furneaux's Narrative of his proceeding in the "Adventure" during the separation of the ships. Captain James COOK.
A Voyage Towards the South Pole, And Round the World. Performed in His Majesty's Ships the "Resolution" and "Adventure" in the years 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775. Written by James Cook, in which is included Captain Furneaux's Narrative of his proceeding in the "Adventure" during the separation of the ships

A Voyage Towards the South Pole, And Round the World. Performed in His Majesty's Ships the "Resolution" and "Adventure" in the years 1772, 1773, 1774 and 1775. Written by James Cook, in which is included Captain Furneaux's Narrative of his proceeding in the "Adventure" during the separation of the ships

London: Straham & Cadell, 1777. 4to. Calf. 2 volumes. Namestamp on head of title page. Contemporary mottled calf boards. Respined (c.1890s) with later coloured calf and round attractive dark red labels, "Cook's Voyage" and volume numbers, gilt embellishments on spine. Complete with all maps and plates, some folding. the large folding map of the southern hemisphere showing the tracks from some of the most distinguished navigators. One of the botanical plates has been hand-coloured, quite sympathetically. Text very clean without foxing. A very good, complete set. Very Good. Item #016815

Price: $8,075.00 NZD

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